>The quality of the results I am getting with the D700 and top >level lenses is only limited by my modest capabilities as a >photographer. Unless I suddenly decide to use my pictures to >wallpaper the living room, I probably will pass on the D800.
I agree wholeheartedly. Besides, if I wallpaper the living room with photos (no matter how good they may be) my wife will kill me. So that doesn't seem too smart on my end. I will pass on the D800.